Safe Harbour Family Church





We are a Christian church that meets each Sunday morning at 8:30am for Early Morning Worship and Tuesday Prayer and Healing meeting at 7:00pm.

Pastors Frederick and Margarita Brogden (Ph: 0418 182 648) are the pastors with strong family and community mindedness.

We offer:

  • Qualified marriage counselling
  • registered marriage celebrants
  • Mates Mens group
  • Ladies craft group
  • Child activities group

We have a community care arm to our pastorship managed by Pastor Nick Bennett (Ph: 0409 657 497) which includes:

  • Free pancake breakfast weekly at the Russell Island State School for the children.
  • Emergency food parcels to struggling locals.
  • Home help to the island elderly.
  • Support for school chaplain and RSL legacy.
  • Funding to education in Vanuatu and Fiji.
  • Orphanage support in Haiti.
  • A sausage sizzle every second Saturday at the IGA shopping centre.

WHERE: The Hut, Bay Islands Community Services centre, 55 Jackson Road, Russell Island.

BICS meets community needs through providing a service of Emergency assistance, Centrelink Agency, Community events, Auspicing groups and clubs, Office services, Consultants rooms, Function rooms, Admin -fax and photocopying services and Op shops, Cafe and Nursery. Soon to have a commercial kitchen (Russell Is)

Russell Island - Main Office and Opp Shop

55 Jackson Rd, Russell Island, Qld, 4184

Ph: (07) 3409 1177

Macleay Island - Centrelink Agency Community Hall Office

32 High Central Rd, Macleay Island, Qld, 4184

Ph: (07) 3409 4990

Macleay Island - Op Shop, Cafe and Plant Nursery

35 Southsea Terrace, Macleay Island, Qld, 4184

Ph: (07) 3409 5613